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A colorless, nonvolatile solid, XeO3, explosive when dry: in solution it is called xenic acid.

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Gem-dimethyl group

Two methyl groups of the same carbon atom.

Proton

A subatomic particle having a mass of 1.0073 amu and a charge of +1, found in thew nuclei of atoms.

Matter

Anything that has mass and occupies space.

A brief history of dyeing fabrics

 Dyeing fabrics is giving the fibers a homogeneous color that has a certain degree of strength. The methods of dyeing are very diverse, depending on the properties of the dyes and the dyed fibers.

Kinetic Energy

Energy that matter processes by virtue of its motion.

Hydrate Isomers

Isomers of crystalline complexes that differ in whether water is present inside or outside the coordination sphere.

Carcinogen

A substance capable of causing or producing cancer in mammals.

 

Fast Neutron

A neutron ejected at high kinetic energy in a nuclear reaction.

Aldehyde

Compound in which an alkyl or aryl group and a hydrogen atom are attached to a carbonyl group and a hydrogen atom are attached to a carbonyl group, general formula, O-R-C-H

 

Yellowcake

The solid form of mixed uranium oxide, which is produced from uranium ore in the uranium recovery (milling) process.